Winners of Spain’s 5GW renewables auction announced
several small-scale solar projects are in amongst the large-scale winners. Credit: Anpier
Spain’s energy ministry has released the full list of winners from its latest renewables auction, with several small-scale projects in amongst the large-scale winners.
A total of 3,909MW of solar PV capacity and 1,128MW of wind capacity was awarded to 40 companies, in yesterday’s auction.
The list of solar winners was as follows:
|Solar Developer||capacity awarded (MW)|
|Alten El Casar||13|
|Climaster Solar FV||3.9|
|Desarrollos Fotovoltaicos Merdionales||316|
|Enel Green Power Espana||338.7|
|Fres Wind Moon Systems||23.75|
|Gas Natural Fenosa Renovables||250|
|Grupo Tec Servicios Avanzados||91.7|
|Isabel Sevillano Martin||0.5|
|Janez Y Carrera||1|
|Meteo For Energy||0.3|
|Operating Business 2||20|
|Otras Producciones De Energia Fotovoltaica||200|
|Solar Fotovoltaica Navarra||1.15|
|Solmayor Energias Renovables||0.42|
In terms of wind energy, Alfanar (720MW), Greenalia Power (133MW), Ibervento Infraestructuras (171.6MW) dominated yesterday’s auction.
The Enel Group will be investing round €270 million in the construction of its 338.7MW of awarded solar capacity located in the regions of Murcia and Bajadoz. The plants are due to start operations by 2019, selling energy in the Spanish pool market aided by incentives from the Spanish Government, said Enel in a release.
“This new milestone confirms our commitment to green energy in Spain, a country which continues to offer growth opportunities for our renewable projects,” said Antonio Cammisecra, Enel’s head of global renewable energies. “Together with the wind capacity awarded in May, this 339 MW of solar capacity will bolster our renewable footprint in Spain, while also contributing to the country’s push to achieve its green energy goal.”